OAKFIELD, N.Y. (WIVB) - A motorcycle crash has turned deadly.
The Genesee County Sheriff's office says 21-year-old JustinDickes was traveling at a high rate of speed on Broadway Street inOakfield when his motorcycle struck a turning van on Route 63 justbefore noon on Thursday. He was reportedly returning from hisfriend, Joshua Dunham's funeral. Dunham, along with Matthew Ware,22, and Allyson Galens, 20, were all killed this past weekenddriving home from the Elba Onion Festival.
Dickes was pronounced dead at the scene.
News 4 will bring you the latest on this story on News 4 at 10and 11.
Police say they had the wrong man, and that Jerome Thagard, who spent four years in prison, didn't murder Steven Northrup in 2009. But the victim's family says otherwise.
A Good Samaritan died Wednesday while trying to assist the driver of a tractor trailer who got stuck in the snow.
A 26-year-old male employee of Ying's Wings and Things told police that Haibo Jiang, also known as Jimmy Ying, choked him until he passed out.
It was so treacherous in North Collins, the mayor had to issue a travel ban, and village snow plows were pulled off the roadways to keep drivers from trying to plow in zero visibility.
The Buffalo School Board unanimously approved plans to transform Burgard High School into a Manufacturing Magnet School on Wednesday,
Investigators are making progress in the case of a Chihuahua thrown in a ditch while zipped up in a Coors Light thermal bag.